Mr. Girish Chandra Chaturvedi, Chairman

 

Mr. Girish Chandra Chaturvedi, 
Chairman

 

Mr. Girish Chandra Chaturvedi, IAS aged 67 years, retired in January 2013 as the Secretary of Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. Mr. Chaturvedi was an IAS Officer, Uttar Pradesh (1977 Batch). Currently he is the Chairman of National Stock Exchange also. After his retirement from the regular service, Mr. Chaturvedi was appointed by the Government of India as the Member and then the Chairman of Warehousing Development and Regulatory Authority of India till January 2018. Prior to his retirement from Indian Administrative Services, Mr. Chaturvedi served Government of India at various levels across a number of sectors, including Banking, Insurance, Pension, Health, Family Welfare and Petroleum and Natural Gas.

 

Mr. Chaturvedi completed M.Sc. (Social Policy in Developing Countries) from London School of Economics, University of London, United Kingdom and M.Sc (Physics) from University of Allahabad..

 

During his tenure, Mr. Chaturvedi held key positions of Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Special Director General (Finance & Accounts), Organizing Committee Commonwealth Games, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Additional/Joint Secretary, Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance and Additional Secretary & Mission Director, National Rural Health Mission, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare during his tenure.

 

Mr. Chaturvedi had also served in the State Government of Uttar Pradesh in various capacities at important positions, including, Secretary to Chief Minister, Secretary, Family Welfare, Additional CEO (Greater NOIDA Industrial Development Authority), Trade Tax Commissioner, Managing Director, UP State Spinning Company and District Magistrate/Collector at Muzaffarnagar, Saharanpur and Meerut.

 

Mr. Chaturvedi had served as Chairman of Pension Fund Regulatory & Development Authority, Petronet LNG Ltd, Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves Ltd and Oil Industries Development Board. He had also served as Director (Government Nominee) on the Boards of Canara Bank, Bank of Baroda, IDBI Bank Ltd, IDFC Ltd, GIC Re of India, New India Assurance Co. Ltd, United India Insurance Co. Ltd, Agriculture Insurance Co. of India, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection and National Insurance Academy.